How do I apply for graduation?
You must apply for your degree with the Office of the Registrar. You may apply via the web.
Should I wear my cap or hood to the graduate hooding ceremony?
No, graduate students will be hooded formally by their graduate chair at the ceremony.
What should I do with my hood during the ceremony?
Carry your hood over your arm so you may hand it to your graduate chair for hooding. When you march in Commencement on Sunday, you should wear your hood.
Where do graduate students sit during the hooding ceremony?
In assigned seating in the auditorium, divided according to academic program.
Who may attend the hooding ceremony?
Bring as many guests and family members as you would like. There are plenty of seats. No tickets are required.